Darjeeling celebrates Tenzing Norgay's 101st birthday

The 101st birthday of Tenzing Norgay, who along with Edmund Hillary reached the summit of the Mount Everest first in the world, was celebrated here on Friday.

Mamata Banerjee remembers Tenzing Norgay on his birthday

West Bengal Chief Minister on Friday remembered Tenzing Norgay, one of the first two persons to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest, on his birthday.

Phil Hughes' bat, jerseys head to Mount Everest

Phil Hughes' bat, jerseys head to Mount Everest

Chhurim Sherpa began her journey for a third ascent to Mount Everest on Sunday but this time some odd items were also part of her climbing gear.

Plan to conserve Edmund Hillary's Antarctic hut

A plan to conserve New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist and one of the first persons to climb Mount Everest, Edmund Hillary's hut in Antarctica was announced on Tuesday.

A ladder to Mount Everest?

Climbers may soon be able to reach the top of the Mount Everest by merely climbing a ladder.

Nepal introduces ID cards for all Everest summiteers

Nepal on Tuesday launched a new system of providing identity cards to all summiteers of Mount Everest.

New documentary marks 60 years since Everest was first scaled

A new documentary has been released marking the 60 years since Edmund Hilary and Tenzing Norgay conquered Mount Everest.

‘First man on Mt Everest was Hillary, not Tenzing’

The book, by British author Mick Conefrey, is titled `Everest 1953: The Epic Story of the First Ascent` to be released next month.

Tenzing and Hillary monuments unveiled on Intl Everest Day

Today is the 58th anniversary of the conquest of Everest,
the highest peak in the world (8848 metre) by Hillary and
Tenzing.